BATON ROUGE, La. – Registration is now open for an LED FastStart online job fair that will connect job seekers with Louisiana companies in a wide range of business operations and service positions. to customers. The online event will take place on Wednesday, July 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission is free and attendees can register in advance or at the start of the event.
Business operations encompass a wide range of roles, including human resources, accounting/finance, account management, marketing, operations, project management, business development, and administrative support. Customer service roles include an equally wide range of jobs whose primary responsibility is to interact with the public in person, online and/or over the phone.
Eight companies are looking to fill a combined total of 162 vacancies have committed to participate in the job fair to date:
- Advanced call center technologies, Shreveport
- calls more, Lafayette
- Click here Digital, Red Stick
- GDIT, City of Bossier
- LHC Group, Lafayette
- Prime Health, Red Stick
- SCI, New Orleans
- SchoolMint, Lafayette
Using the Brazen online events platform, job seekers will have the ability to explore employers’ online booths, research companies, and view opportunities for which they are best suited. Registrants can also participate in one-on-one text conversations with company representatives.
Since the launch of the LED FastStart Recruitment platform, more than 1,500 job seekers participated in 21 online job fairs for several companies or sole proprietorships. The shows covered a range of industries, from digital/tech to manufacturing. Similar events showcasing other industry sectors are scheduled throughout the year. To receive email notifications about future job fairs, sign up here.
Louisiana’s economic development is responsible for strengthening the state’s business environment and creating a more vibrant Louisiana economy. It is the only state agency in the United States accredited by the International Council for Economic Development, offering a wide range of award-winning programs and projects consistently ranked among the best in the country. In 2021, LED has attracted 64 new economic development projects representing over 18,100 new direct and indirect jobs, 9,700 jobs retained and over $20.5 billion in new capital investment. Learn how LED cultivates jobs and economic opportunity for Louisiana residents, and promotes business opportunities for employers of all sizes at OpportunityLouisiana.com.